Roles and affiliations


Rights Lab, University of Nottingham, Professor of Modern Slavery Statistics (20%)

Investigatory Powers Commissioner, Chair of  Technology Advisory Panel

Office for National Statistics, Chair of Methodological Assurance Panel for Modernising the Census

PUBLIC.IO,  Chief Scientific Adviser

Pro Bono

Trustees, UK Research Integrity Office  (Chair)

Academic Committee on Knowledge Exchange in the Mathematical Sciences, Council of Mathematical Sciences (Chair)

Board, Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology

Diversity Committee, Royal Society  

Reference Group, Alliance 8.7 Knowledge Platform, United Nations University

Committee on National Statistics' planning committee on Approaches to Estimating the Prevalence of Human Trafficking in the United States, National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Education, USA.




Emeritus Professor of Statistics, University of Oxford
Emeritus Henry Overton Wills Professor of Mathematics, University of Bristol
Associate Fellow, Green Templeton College, Oxford
Honorary Fellow, Jesus College, Cambridge
Honorary Fellow, St Chad’s College, Durham
Visiting Professor, University of Lancaster
Honorary Doctor of Science, Universities of St Andrews, Lancaster, Bath and Bristol

Some material interest

Goodbox (Advisory Board member)

Marsham Court Management Company Ltd (Director, Chair-designate)


Prime Minister’s Task Force on Modern Slavery

Center for Statistics and Applications in Forensic Evidence, Senior Advisory Board

UCL Jill Dando Institute of Security and Crime Science, Board member


1 April 2019